The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Isilon products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Isilon over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within EMC Isilon Systems.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Isilon
Rank 598 585 538
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -47
Contract jobs citing Isilon 15 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.013% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category 0.060% 0.029% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £425 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £482 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24953 23879 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 45.12% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 13358 12319
Average daily rate £388 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1030 1236
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.95 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Isilon
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Isilon within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Isilon Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Isilon
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Isilon within the UK.

Isilon Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Isilon
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Isilon within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Isilon Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Isilon
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Isilon within the UK.

Isilon Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Isilon
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Isilon within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 15 £350 -20.54% 3
London -5 11 £320 -27.35% 3
City of London - 4 £350 - 1
Bournemouth +1 2 - -
Dorset +1 2 - -
South West -8 2 - -
Reading - 2 £400 -
Berkshire - 2 £400 -
South East - 2 £400 -
Hammersmith - 1 £245 -

Isilon
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Isilon also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Isilon.

1 20 (90.91%) EMC
2 14 (63.64%) NetApp
3 12 (54.55%) NAS
4 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) VMware
6 7 (31.82%) Migration
6 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (27.27%) Data ONTAP
7 6 (27.27%) UNIX
8 5 (22.73%) DNS
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco
8 5 (22.73%) Banking
9 4 (18.18%) Line Management
9 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
9 4 (18.18%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) NFS
9 4 (18.18%) SAN
10 3 (13.64%) Change Management
10 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (13.64%) Finance
10 3 (13.64%) EMC VPLEX
10 3 (13.64%) EMC VNX
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Server
10 3 (13.64%) IaaS
10 3 (13.64%) Network Security
10 3 (13.64%) Time Management
10 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
10 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (9.09%) Degree

Isilon
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Isilon also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Isilon. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) NAS
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) SAN
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security
5 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 1 (4.55%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (4.55%) LDAP
6 1 (4.55%) LAN
6 1 (4.55%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) DHCP
6 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.55%) FWSM
6 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.55%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
General
1 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) NAS Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Migration Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) NAS Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Storage Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 4 (18.18%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (13.64%) EMC VNX
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Symmetrix
4 1 (4.55%) Informatics
4 1 (4.55%) IBM XIV
4 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.55%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX
2 6 (27.27%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Line Management
3 3 (13.64%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
3 3 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Workflow
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Information Security
5 1 (4.55%) Bioinformatics
5 1 (4.55%) Use Case
5 1 (4.55%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) VCP4
2 1 (4.55%) VCP5
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) NFS
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Server
4 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) Xen
5 1 (4.55%) Samba
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) XenServer
5 1 (4.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (9.09%) SnapMirror
2 2 (9.09%) SnapLock
2 2 (9.09%) SnapVault
2 2 (9.09%) EMC Navisphere
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (4.55%) Legato
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) EMC
2 14 (63.64%) NetApp
3 9 (40.91%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.55%) Sophos
6 1 (4.55%) ICL
6 1 (4.55%) TippingPoint
6 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.55%) Zerto
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) CommVault